Kingsbury raises intensity and volume at first Texas Tech Spring Practice
2012 Scout team member.
NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY Medical redshirt... first enrolled in January 2011.
HIGH SCHOOL Raton High School in Raton, N.M... played for his uncle, Brock Walton... two-year starter at quarterback... passed for 8,033 yards during his prep career with 89 touchdowns and only 22 interceptions... surpassed the 3,000-yard passing plateau during each of his final two seasons... tallied 3,400 yards passing with 44 touchdown passes as a senior... top single-game performance came with 409 yards passing and six touchdowns... was a two-time all-district player in 2008-09... named the District Player of the Year in 2009... a three-time all-district selection... two-time all-state pick in (2009-2010)... also played wide receiver in 2008 and had 29 receptions for 303 yards and seven touchdowns... had a 36-13 team record during his four years as a prep... was 20-6 as the starting quarterback... won two district championships and made three state semifinal game appearances... also competed in basketball... participated in FCA and FFA... High School Coaches: Brock Walton, Dino Sparaco, Daniel Cummings, Brian Saccomanno, Richard Main, Tory Giacomo and Justin Malone.
PERSONAL Dustin James Walton... born February 10, 1993 in Raton, N.M... son of Brandon and Vicki Thomas... has four siblings, Jordan, Sarandon, Payten and Jadyn... has a son, Braylen... hobbies include fishing and traveling... a history major and secondary education minor at Texas Tech.